Stones Related Quotes
The road may be rough, the journey may be tough and the experience may be bitter, but they are stepping stones to our future thrones.
One of the things that all kids are taught by their parents is this old "sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me."
For herself, she wanted sleet and ice, howling winds, thunder to shake the very stones of the Red Keep. She wanted a storm to match her rage.
I can look back on my life, where there have been moments where things might have gone the other way. Everything is like stepping stones, and I've seen people I admire falter. We're all vulnerable.
In the pale light of daybreak the gravestones looked like so many white sails of boats anchored in a busy harbor. They were sails that would never again be filled with wind, sails that, too long unused and heavily drooping, had been turned into stone just as they were. The boats' anchors had been thrust so deeply into the dark earth that they could never again be raised.
The same thing may have all the kinds of causes, e.g. the moving cause of a house is the art or the builder, the final cause is the function it fulfils, the matter is earth and stones, and the form is the definitory formula.
“We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them”
“The Stones have landed on their feet again. With the last album, 'Steel Wheels,' we hadn't worked together in a long time and the material wasn't the best stuff. But I feel the Stones have hit their track again.”